Compare IBM vs BlackBerry BETA

See how working at IBM vs. BlackBerry compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at IBM vs. BlackBerry. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IBM

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BlackBerry

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • BlackBerry scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 64537 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 2203 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
BlackBerry Ceo John Chen
57%
57%John Chen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than BlackBerry employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

IBM has 2,614 more total submitted salaries than BlackBerry.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer624 Salaries
CA$84,316/yr
IT Specialist139 Salaries
CA$67,353/yr
Project Manager92 Salaries
CA$90,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer331 Salaries
CA$98,053/yr
Associate, BlackBerry Customer Technical Support29 Salaries
CA$51,303/yr
Project Manager49 Salaries
CA$95,817/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at BlackBerry.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Blackberry" was the most mentioned Con at BlackBerry.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 192 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 157 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Blackberry"(in 130 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than a year

Pros

Too many to mention, five letters

Cons

None I can think of

"Blackberry"May 12, 2021

Former Employee - Technical Lead

I worked at BlackBerry full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

It's a very engineering focused company and I enjoyed working there

Cons

Company slowly lagging behind the fast pace industry

Job Postings

IBM has 10,386 more recently posted open jobs than BlackBerry.